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Quintessential dog-friendly cabin in the woods, within short walk of the river!

Bedrooms 3
Space 983 sq. ft.
Property type cabin


About the property

Cabin, 3 Bedrooms, 1 Baths, Sleeps 8

What a cozy retreat!

Enjoy a stroll along the ZigZag River, romp in the woody neighborhood or take a moment to relax next to the warming fireplace. For the adventurous, your options are endless. A short distance from the cabin you can hit the slopes, hike, mountain bike or enjoy a nice slice of pizza at the ZigZag Restaurant.

This 1920's era vacation rental home is set quietly among the cedars. The yard is fenced allowing your dog freedom while you are inside making a meal in the cooks kitchen. On the main floor of this cabin you will find an open living room that has a fireplace and a propane stove giving you optimal heat. The kitchen, dining space, bathroom and two bedrooms are also on the main level. Both bedrooms have queen beds and space to tuck away your luggage.

This charming vacation rental home has two modest televisions. You can kick back while watching your favorite show or select a movie out of the home's movie cabinet. On the upper level loft you will find a sitting area. A perfect place for the kids to play a game, color a picture and watch a movie. There is an open walkway that leads to another bedroom where you'll find a twin bed as well as a queen bed.

Whether you stay in or go on an outing, this is a perfect place to call home on your vacation.

More Details

Property Manager
Vacasa, OR - Mt Hood / Hood River Office
Member since: 2001
Premier Partner

This HomeAway partner has demonstrated and is committed to fast response times, the best rates, and a great traveler experience.

Speaks: english, french, german, spanish, portuguese, italian
Manager indicates their response time is:
Within an hour
Calendar last updated:
January 17, 2018

Guestbook comments from the manager

This house was enjoyed by all. It has so much character, and lent itself perfectly to our needs. Well equipped and comfortable (beds were comfortable with plenty of extra blankets on chilly days and nights too), I would recommend this spot to anyone and everyone. I'm even thinking of bringing my family back during the summer, I enjoyed it so much!

Recommended for: Adventure Seekers, Girls Getaway, Sightseeing, Families with Teenagers, Families with Young Children
Apr 2013
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Zigzag Cabin Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • cabin
Floor Area:
  • 983 sq. ft.
House Rules:
  • Check-in: 4:00 PM
  • /
  • Check-out: 11:00 AM
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • Max. adults: 6
  • Min. age of primary renter: 21
  • Parties/events not allowed
  • Pets considered ...
  • Non smoking only
  • Fireplace
  • Heating
  • Internet
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking ...
  • Towels Provided
  • Coffee Maker
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Oven
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Toaster
  • 1 Bathroom
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • Books
  • DVD Player
  • Satellite / Cable
  • Television
  • Video Library
  • Deck / Patio
  • Outdoor Grill


Very Good! 4.2/5 -
(60 traveler reviews)

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Quintessential dog-friendly cabin in the woods, within short walk of the river!
average rating of 4.15 based on 61 reviews

Cozy but cold.

  • 3 of 5

We arrived to the cabin about 30 minutes early where the house keeper was struggling to clean in the dark. After going to town and getting groceries nearby, giving her enough time to finish cleaning, we got back to the cabin to frantically fire up the space heaters and central fireplace. These had to be going continuously throughout the trip to keep semi-warm. The walls don’t seem to be insulated well and there are more single-paned windows in the house than one can count. It was COOOLD. The cabin, however, was not half bad. It was clean and had most amenities needed for a relaxed stay.

  • Submitted: Dec 18, 2017
  • Stayed: December 2017
  • Source: Vacasa
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Loved it!

  • 5 of 5

This review comes rather late (but better late than never!)

We had a wonderful time at this cabin. Our children really enjoyed the upstairs. There was plenty of space for 4 adults and 3 children.

One thing we didn't enjoy (but that has nothing to do with the house or owners) is that the neighbors were rather loud until late at night.

We'd love to return to this cozy cabin!

  • Submitted: Nov 1, 2017
  • Stayed: February 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Nice comfortable cabin

  • 4 of 5

Really like the cabin. Very nice and airy.

Very nice place, really good comfortable accommodations.

Although right on the river, it had rather poor (tricky) access to the river, but this is picky.

Had a great river path access up river for a nice say 1hr hike up river.

If being reallypicky...

Didn't have any way to play music from a phone, but had a good selection of music in cd form. Actually really good!

Could really use a bluetooth or aux connected stereo or similar way to play personal music.

Bed was very soft, so not great for me. Shower head seemed like it was the only part of the bathroom not remodeled.

Stove was electric and broiler and some burners didn't work.

  • Submitted: Oct 16, 2017
  • Stayed: October 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Old Smokey Cabin

  • 4 of 5

Stayed a weekend with some buddies, 7 adults easily fit and enjoyed ourselves at this cabin. Grill was great and everything was as advertised. Some things seemed a little rickety like the stairs but that's to be expected from an older cabin. Overall we really enjoyed our stay and would recommend to others!

  • Submitted: Aug 6, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacasa
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Perfect Cabin in the Woods

  • 4 of 5

Roomy, well stocked kitchen, outdoors area is enjoyable for games and eating or plenty of room to eat indoors. Great for walks, close to river and Govt. Camp just up the road, we will return

  • Submitted: Aug 5, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Old Smokey Cabin

  • 4 of 5

Perfect for a group and children. Great area, close to river. A kitchen better stocked than my own and an eating area that seats eight. Plenty of room, fenced yard for privacy, good area for eating or playing games. We will return, for, the space, area, well worth the fees.

  • Submitted: Aug 4, 2017
  • Stayed: August 2017
  • Source: Vacasa
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Rates & Availability

Taxes and fees are additional


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